Avid readers of the blog will know we’ve been running a competition to find the next big thing in the Internet of Things. The IoT Maker challenge is now officially closed for submissions, and we’ve had some fantastic ideas from around the globe.
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Posted on 28th Nov 2014 by Manfred Kube in M2M
Mobile tracking in phones will soon help UK 999 operators track the location of emergencies to within 30m; connected cars will automatically call for help in the case of road incidents, and watches now come equipped with life-saving SOS buttons.
Posted on 20th Nov 2014 by Manfred Kube in M2M
As the IoTMaker competition heats up, we share some inspiration from around the Blogiverse. This is what some of our M2M friends are saying about the Internet of Things.
Posted on 19th Nov 2014 by Manfred Kube in M2M
As more submissions for the IoT Maker challenge flood in from across the globe, we’ve sketched out an idea from Vinicius Senger who suggested a smart helmet for bikers with EHS6, GPS, accelerometer and a camera.
Posted on 7th Nov 2014 by Manfred Kube in M2M
We take a look at the latest Swiss-made IoT solution that could change the game for people with care and security needs.
Posted on 4th Nov 2014 by Manfred Kube in M2M
WIRED UK’s Editor, David Rowan, made a speech at the INKTalks event in India last week suggesting we have a problem with internet connected devices that serve no useful purpose. We express our view on its usefulness…
Posted on 3rd Nov 2014 by Manfred Kube in M2M
We reveal our thought process and judging criteria for the #IoTMaker competition, and extend the deadline to the end of November 2014.
Posted on 5th Sep 2014 by Manfred Kube in Mobile
Wearable technology is booming but significant security holes need to be addressed.
Posted on 1st Sep 2014 by Manfred Kube in M2M
Recently, our own Laetitia Jay, VP of M2M marketing and services, had the pleasure of being a guest on the world famous (in the M2M world) Peggy Smedley Show. For those who don’t know, Peggy is known as the voice of M2M and connected devices and has her own show broadcast live each Tuesday at […]
Posted on 1st Aug 2014 by Manfred Kube in M2M
The M2M Telefonica Blog recently revealed an infographic demonstrating what would happen if football (in this case they mean soccer) embraced M2M (machine-to-machine) technology. The possibilities revealed included innovations such as boot sensors which would monitor ball force, shot speed and distance run, smart gloves for goalkeepers that measure data to help coaching staff improve […]